Face to Face with Dr. Linda Stillman
Discussing the upcoming Women's World Conference
Thursday, March 19, 2009
Reception 6:30-7:00 p.m.
Presentation 7:00 p.m.
Steelcase, Inc., 4 Columbus Circle, New York, NY
Dr. Linda Stillman is a specialist in cultural communications, interpersonal relations and gender issues. Among other activites she has been a professor and consultant of intercultural communication, social interaction and international affairs for nearly 20 years in several European countries. Now in New York, she continues to pursue an international career as a professor, consultant and advocate of progressive social development in alignment with the United Nations and other international organizations.
Dr. Stillman is activelyİinvolved withİthe UN in various capacities as an expert in communication, intercultural relations andİsocialİdevelopment issues. This evening she will speak to us about the Women's World Conference, which she originated and is organizing, and which takes place on March 25-29, 2010 in Sofia, Bulgaria.
The Conference is designed to elevate universal human rights and social development as contemplated by vital UN Living Documents, including (among others): the "UN Beijing Platform for Action," "UN Millennium Development Goals," and "Affirming the Men: Human Rights and Social Development for All."
Dr. Stillman earned a B.S. in communication studies at Cornell University and a Ph.D., with honors, at the University of Bonn in Germany.
You must make a reservation to attend.